Zaatar Sweet Potato Rice Salad

Zaatar Sweet Potato Rice Salad

Zaatar Sweet Potato Rice SaladZaatar Sweet Potato Rice Salad

with fava, artichokes and spinach

My Zaatar Sweet Potato Rice Salad is a yummy combination of jasmine rice, sweet potato, fava beans, artichokes and spinach, then dressed in a middle eastern zaatar lemon vinaigrette, spiced with Bulgarian pepper sauce, warmed with Aleppo pepper flakes and garnished with pickled onion slices! I served My Zaatar Sweet Potato Rice Salad with grilled Merguez, a North African lamb sausage. My Zaatar Sweet Potato Rice Salad is actually a stand alone vegetarian salad that is a complete protein combining legumes and grains, then packed with nutritious organic vegetables! Serve a plateful of My Zaatar Sweet Potato Rice Salad with two poached eggs on top for a delightful breakfast, lunch or light supper! My Zaatar Sweet Potato Rice Salad is a perfect accompaniment to grilled lamb, Merguez or bratwurst but equally friendly with just about any grilled entrée that you choose! Enjoy My Zaatar Sweet Potato Rice Salad with a full bodied red or white wine or medium bodied craft beer! Purchase my cookbook for more delicious salad recipes

1 cup cooked jasmine rice

2 organic sweet potatoes, cut up and boiled

1/2 organic seedless cucumber, chopped

1 can artichoke hearts, drained

1 can fava beans, drained

1 cup organic fresh spinach, chopped

1 tablespoon Bulgarian pepper sauce

1 tablespoon Calabrian pepper relish

1/2 cup fresh mint, roughly chopped

1/2 pint organic grape tomatoes

2 tablespoons Israeli zaatar

2 tablespoons lemon juice

2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil

Salt and pepper to taste

Dash of Aleppo pepper flakes

Pickled onion as garnish

In a large mixing bowl, combine first 14 ingredients

Mix gently

Transfer to a serving bowl

Sprinkle with Aleppo pepper flakes

Garnish with pickled onion

Serve with lamb, sausage or any grilled entrée

Enjoy with a full bodied red wine or smooth Chardonnay!

Just delicious, enjoy!


2 thoughts on “Zaatar Sweet Potato Rice Salad

  1. Bob
    I find these products in the ethnic food aisle of any well stocked grocery store! A local natural food store would also stock the products and also you can find the products on
    Try your local grocery or natural food store or Amazon!! Carole

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